The Rev. Susan Armer will join the staff at The Cathedral Church of St. Mark on Monday, April 8, as a full-time canon pastor. An Arizona native, the Rev. Armer was formerly affiliated with Christ Church in Dayton, Ohio.

She was ordained a priest in the Episcopal Church in 1988. She graduated from the University of Arizona with a bachelor's degree in 1982 and took her Master of Divinity degree at Colgate Rochester/Bexley Hall in 1988.The Rev. Armer's new responsibilities will include development of programs focusing on the family, women's issues and adult and youth education programs.